6 Rescue operas

6 Rescue operas

This style of opera appeared in the late 1700s and early 1800s primarily in Germany and France. Rescue operas center around a main character in trouble. They are rescued, hence the name. Typically, they end happily and are supercilious in content. The came out in...
4 Great Operas We Love Just Because

4 Great Operas We Love Just Because

We love art, we love music, and yes, we LOVE opera. There are so many operas written and performed around the world, just like movies, ballets, and musicals. And, just as with any other genre, there are favorites. This blog post is dedicated to our favorite operas. To...
5 Female Opera Composers

5 Female Opera Composers

A woman ran for president of the United States this last election and, while she was not the first woman to do so, she is the first to be nominated by one of the two major political parties. There are so many instances like this where women are making strides in so...
5 Best Musical Bad Guys

5 Best Musical Bad Guys

Everyone loves a bad boy. They are the bane of some lovers’ existences; they are also the fearless men who a just slightly off enough to make it attractive. Since the beginning of storytelling there were bad guys and good guys. The good guys wear white, the bad guys...
4 Works by Andrew Lloyd Webber

4 Works by Andrew Lloyd Webber

While some writers make a splash with one work, there are those artists out there that just churn out hit after hit. In acting one would think of Meryl Streep, in film we might mention Steven Spielberg but for the Broadway musical our minds go directly to Andrew Lloyd...